On May 4, visit two classic Granville landmarks: the Old Academy Building and the Old Colony Burying Ground.
Join us on March 6 for our St. David’s Day Banquet!
Dale and Tina Knobel will return to Granville and present a talk on Monomoy for the Granville Historical Society’s 2018 Annual Meeting.
Come see the GHS Museum’s collection of vintage quilts during the Granville Art Walk this Saturday.
Join us on Sep. 15 for the 2018 Ghost Walk: “A Mansion in the Grave: A Ghost Walk with the Headstone Carver.”
We encourage you to join us on Sep. 8 and Sep. 15 for as historic buildings and landmarks across the state—including several in Granville—open their doors for special tours and events.
Join us Aug. 9 for history and recollections of the Granville Farmer’s Market, now celebrating its 25th year.
Help us preserve the Old Colony Burying Ground on Saturday, June 9, 9:00 a.m. to noon!
On Apr. 30, bring your kids and grandkids to the Old Academy Building for a 1950s game night.
Join us at the Old Academy Building for seasonal crafts during the Candlelight Walk. Fun for all ages!
Reserve your place now for our 2017 Fall Banquet.
The GHS is proud to present a look back at the amazing history of Granville's Opera House. Several members of the community will share memories of their experiences in the building, and a long-time volunteer firefighter will be telling the story of its final demise in the fire of 1982. Audience members are encouraged to bring their memories and experiences of the Opera House to share as well. Join us in the Amelia Room at Kendal at Granville for this presentation. Light refreshments will be served.
Bryn Du Mansion presents a talk on Lancaster's William Tecumseh Sherman
The Granville Historical Society revived its "What Is It?" Game during this year's Candlelight Walk with visitors trying to identify objects from the collection dating back to the 1800s and up to the 1950s. As promised, here are the answers for the curious and for those who were brave enough to put their knowledge of old-time objects to the test.